George Miller, 75, Army vet, High crane operator

By on June 29, 2011

George A. Miller, 75, of Schoeneck, passed away Monday, June 13, 2011 at Hospice of Lancaster County.

He was born in Stevens to Alfred and Beulah (Messinger) Miller. He is survived by his wife, Grace P. (Schauer) Miller.

George was employed as a crane operator at High Steel in Lancaster for 23 years. He served with the U.S. Army from 1958 to 1960, and spent two additional years with the Pennsylvania National Guard. He thoroughly loved woodworking and enjoyed projects around the house.

In addition to his wife he is survived by his brother: John Ray Miller, of Alleghenyville; his two daughters: Gwyn Bauder and Gayle McDonald; and two grandchildren: Justin Bauder and Brandon Lutz.

He was preceded in death by his youngest daughter: Gina Weaver.

Funeral services were held at Stradling Funeral Home June 16 with Pastor Jeffrey Dunlevy officiating. Interment took place in Memory Gardens Memorial Cemetery June 17.

If desired, memorial contributions in George’s memory may be made to Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604.

Arrangements were made by Stradling Funeral Homes Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be offered to the family at stradlingfuneralhome.com.

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